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Fawad Khan booked after wife refuses anti-polio drops for daughter

The Lahore Police took the action on a written complaint of the polio team, which visited the Faisal Town residence of Fawad Khan where his wife "resisted and then misbehaved with the team".

Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler in Downfall, passes away

Swiss actor, Bruno Ganz, who portrayed Adolf Hitler in Oscar-nominated film Downfall died of cancer at his home in Zurich on Saturday aged 77. He had been active in German language theatre, film and television for more than 50 years.

Nadav Lapid’s Synonyms wins top prize at Berlin Film Fest

Nadav Lapid's Synonyms, a movie about a young Israeli man who uproots himself to France and is determined to put his homeland behind him, won the Berlin International Film Festival's top Golden Bear award on Saturday.

Road to Oscars 2019: Period. End of Sentence. – A small step in the right direction

Period. End of Sentence. has earned a Oscar nomination in the Documentary Short category. In the Indian context, Period. End of a Sentence. is another attempt at making periods a taboo-free subject and the film does the job well.

Express at Berlinale 2019 – Day 6: Ahead of the Curve

It’s been high Indian season at the Berlinale 2019, with 10 Indian films programmed across different sections.

Watergate in full: Epic documentary shows at Berlin festival

Titled Watergate — Or: How We Learned to Stop an Out of Control President, it features extensive interviews with surviving players of the 1970s scandal and material from the tapes made by President Richard Nixon.

Govt introduces bill in Rajya Sabha to amend Cinematograph Act: Jail term, fine for film piracy

The Bill seeks to amend provisions of Cinematograph Act, 1952, in order to tackle film piracy by including penal provisions for unauthorised camcording and duplication of films.

Express at Berlinale 2019 – Day 5: Through the eyes of a critic

What She Said, a documentary on the life and work of film critic Pauline Kael, leads you down many thought-provoking paths, not the least of which is examining the role of the critic in today’s day and age.

2019 Berlin International Film Festival – Day 4: Screaming fans welcome Gully Boy to Berlinale

The Indian Express caught up with the team of upcoming Bollywood film Gully Boy at the ongoing Berlin Film Festival. In a detailed chat, stars of the film Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, filmmaker Zoya Akhtar and producer Ritesh Sidhwani explain what drew them to the project.

Shocked at artists’ response: Amol Palekar

Palekar and Gokhale addressed reporters in Pune Sunday in the backdrop of the incident on Friday when his speech, as chief guest at the inauguration of a retrospective of artist Prabhakar Barve, was interrupted by organisers when he started voicing critical opinion about recent changes in the gallery’s administration.

Amol Palekar on NGMA controversy: I was not permitted to deliver my lecture

At the opening of an exhibition at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) Amol Palekar was interrupted repeatedly by people like Suhas Bahulkar (artist and former chairman of the advisory committee in Mumbai), and the show curator Jesal Thacker.

Heckled during speech at National Gallery of Modern Art, Amol Palekar raises concern over censorship

In his speech, Amol Palekar expressed his concern over policy changes that will give the Ministry of Culture at the Centre the sole right to decide the contents and themes of exhibitions to be held at the National Gallery of Modern Art in Mumbai and Bengaluru.